Pharmaceutical Sciences and Medicines

Main Activities

Teaching of 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles.
Scientific research and technological development.
University extension services:
            services to community
            outreach activities in the field of continuous education and the promotion of innovation.


The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Medicines (DCFM) is actively involved in teaching several FFUL courses and also some courses in association with ULisboa Schools or other higher education institutions.

Cellular and Molecular Biology
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Pharmaceutical and Therapeutic Chemistry

Medicines and Pharmaceutical Innovation PhD Programme


Research Institute for Medicines (iMed.ULisboa)

Research Groups:
Advanced Cell Models for Predictive Toxicology and Cell-based Therapies
Chemical Biology
Bioorganic Chemistry
Central Nervous System, Blood and Peripheral Inflammation
Cell Function and Therapeutic Targeting
Computational-Drug Design & -Medicinal Chemistry
Liver Disease Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Medicinal Chemistry
Medicinal Organic Chemistry
Membrane Transporters in Health & Disease
Metabolism, Genetics and Proteins in Health and Disease
Natural Products Chemistry
Neuroinflammation, Signaling and Neuroregeneration
Neurovascular Lab
PharmaBB – Pharmaceutical Bioengineering, Biotechnology & Bioproducts
Stem Cell Bioenergetics and Neuroregeneration
Toxicology, Biomarkers & Risk Assessment


Institute of Experimental and Technological Biology (iBET)

Center for Botany Applied to Agriculture (Instituto Superior de Agronomia, ULisboa)

Pedagogical Innovation Prize

With the aim to contribute to a continuous improvement of the quality and innovation of the faculty, this department establishes the Pedagogical Innovation Prize.

This prize intents to distinguish and promote educative models of excellence that give answers to the challenges of the present in the education field.

Submissions from the 14th January to the 28th of February.

Regulation (in portuguese)


Location: Edifício H – C.2.14
Phone: +351 217 946 400
Internal Phone Line: 14381